Skip to main content

About your Search

English 18
Search Results 0 to 17 of about 18 (some duplicates have been removed)
well served. >> president obama thanked all the men and women in uniform today. and the white house released this picture of the president making calls to ten servicemens to thank them. >>> several astronauts were at the international space station, but they had plenty to eat. it included thermo stabilized yams and freeze-dried green beans. those on board the international space station are like their second family. >> we are happy to be here orbiting above the earth. if we cannot be home with your families, this is the next best place to be. >> the food can be rather difficult to eat in space. they cut a little x in the food so it doesn't go flying out of the container. >> well better to be paranoid than wrong. referring to the launch of a private space program. the falcon nine rocket. it was the second time in three days the launch had been called off. the rocket has had several technical issues this year. the company space x will try to launch the communication satellite again friday. >>> well so much for a spectacular show in the sky this weekend. that comment that was expected
. [ laughter ] >> president obama thanked all the men and women in uniform in his weekly radio address. the white house released this picture of the president making calls to 10 servicemembers to personally wish them a happy thanksgiving. >>> dozens of bay area volunteers spent the day today packing food for the san francisco and marin county food banks. more than 32,000 families will be able to prepare a thanksgiving meal in their own homes thanks to the generosity of donors and volunteers. many are grateful for the chance to give back to the larger community. >> it gives me pleasure to help out. in the past, you know, i was in a similar situation so it's good to give back and i encourage people that are doing well in life to help out for those who are struggling. >> the san francisco and marin county food banks are looking for volunteers to pack and sort goods this holiday season. and throughout the year. you can donate at any whole foods market. we have also posted more information on how you can help online on our website, >>> i want to know what is going on. >> why
if the president used the events. >> it's not obama seeking re-election, it's obama returning favors and saying thank you to people who helped on previous occasions. >> hasn't he missed opportunities so many times, if it's health care, immigration. >> it didn't matter, he got himself reelected. the object was, get me reelected. he has achieved that goal and now it's help my legacy >> at this point, with the health carolout the way it is, he has to get back on track. the legacy is that. it's immigration which he hasn't been able to get through either. at this point, it's muddled with what the legacy is >> a lot of republicans see the immigration reform is their ticket to the future. without the latino voters, there's nowhere. >> it's going to be a tough haul it's going to be a tough haul at every turn. afterall, there's still the incredible personal dislack for president obama rooted in the halls, on both sides of the aisle, by people who are there and still there >> interesting takes. one is policy. and the play of it all. but it is going to be an interesting visit by the president because he's
cleared for release. >> "the washington post" said president obama personally thanked troops on thanksgiving. he called ten american members from the oval office yesterday. the president thanked them for service and wished their families a happy thanksgiving. the president and his family enjoyed a turkey dinner with pies. >> amtrak's inner city trains were gaining popularity. they are investigating the shorter groups. they like leaving cars at home and relaxing in the lounge instead of getting stuck in traffic. >> broncos head coach john fox is returning to work monday. he had open heart surgery weeks ago. they had a matchup against the titans december 8th. >> dramatic video. a crane collapsed in brazil. this accident happened on wednesday. two workers died. it destroyed part of a soccer stadium in sao paulo. they are rushing to finish work before the start of the world cup in june. >>> high pressure now building in overhead. a lot of sunshine coming our way a little chilly to start if you are headed out the door this morning on black friday but lots of
. >> everybody's watching. thank you. >>> president obama is in the west this morning. his trip includes politics and four fund-raisers today. last night he attended two events in seattle for the democratic party. this morning the president heads to san francisco where he will deliver a speech pushing immigration reform. and tonight he will travel to los angeles to raise more money. tomorrow the president visits the dreamworks talk about his economic agenda. >>> miley cyrus has a lot of people talking this morning after her latest performance. in los angeles last night, she closed the american music awards by singing "wrecking bam." a giant kitten lip synced behind her. justin timberlake won three awards including pop rock male artist. >> i didn't understand the cat but we're talking about it. taylor swift landed the most awards with four. the fans voted her artist of the year. >> this value dates that if you voted for this that we are heart broken the same way and we fall in love the same way and we are happy the same way. and the fact that you would listen to my music
in new york, thank you, wendy. >>> the affordable care act is headed back to the supreme court. obama care requires employers to provide health insurance policies that pay for birth control. some 40 companies have sued, arguing that goes against their religious beliefs. the issue has divided lower courts. tara mergener is in washington. tara, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. at issue is a backlash by some christian employers opposed to the law's birth control mandate and whether they have religious rights. the high court just agreed to hear two of these cases. hercules industries, a heating and air-conditioning maker in denver, gives its employees health care. the affordable care act requires they also cover birth control. but the catholic family that owns the business does not believe they should have to. >> this case isn't about seeing that people shouldn't have access to those things. this case is saying that we just don't want to pay for them. >> reporter: now hercules industries and dozens of other businesses are suing the government. the supreme court will hear arguments
obama telephoned 10 members of the armed forces from the oval office today. he thanked them for their service and wished them and their families a happy thanksgiving. the president celebrated the holiday himself at the white house. watching football and dining with his family. the menu included turkey, of course, with all the trimmers, and for dessert, pie, nine varieties from huckleberry to coconut custard. last weekend, the president announced a breakthrough deal with iran. the iranians will temporarily freeze their nuclear program in return for the u.s. easing some sanctions. today, turkey became the first country to try to take advantage of the business opportunities that may present. the economic minister said he'd like all turkish banks to be able to do business with iran. holly williams is in strbl tonight. holly what, can you tell us about this? >> reporter: margaret, it's unclear exactly what this means. the background is, in 2011, the u.s. wrought in sanctions that prevent foreign banks from doing business with iran's oil companies. now, the aim was to cripple iran
. >>> in his speech yesterday, president obama also took time to thank american troops for their service. thousands of u.s. military members are celebrating thanksgiving far from home. troops stationed in afghanistan lined up for a traditional feast at the airport in kabul. they sat down for lunch of turkey and all the fixings. more than 40,000 americans are still serving in afghanistan. >>> a tiny business in a small alabama town made more than 500 thanksgiving pies this week. the owner has done so much more than that. as mark strassmann reports, residents are thankful for this nonstop entrepreneur. >> reporter: pam roe into greensboro when it was on life support. even the catfish moved on. >> 70% of the businesses downtown were vacate or abandoned. >> but she has a special gift using whatever is lying around to build possibility. so, this is bamboo. >> this is an engineered bamboo tube lined with carbon fiber. >> reporter: wild bamboo was a local nuisance. and this stuff grows all over. >> everywhere. and it turns out it's great for building bikes. >> reporter:
unroll, fill... and... wow. this is your best ever. thank you. [ female announcer ] pillsbury pie crust. make the holidays pop. >>> president obama met with the family of the slain tsa officer on monday. the meeting took place in los angeles where the president was attending democratic fund-raisers. gerardo hernandez was shot and killed at los angeles international airport earlier this month. mr. obama also met with two officers wounded in the shootings. >>> and earlier, the president spoke about immigration reform during a stop in san francisco. but not everyone in the crowd expressed support for his approach. teresa garcia reports. >> reporter: president obama used his visit to immigrant-rich san francisco to push for immigration reform which is stalled in the house. he said he'll go along with house republicans who want to carve the bill into smaller pieces of legislation. >> this is thanksgiving, yeah, we can carve that bird into multiple pieces. >> reporter: but not everyone in the handpicked crowd behind the president limited their speech to cheers. >> please use it to halt petiti
.s. help getting peace talks with the taliban rolling. charlie, norah? >> all right, elizabeth. thank you. >>> president president obama is in southern california this morning. he'll visit dreamworks and talk about the economy. he was interrupted by a heckler during his remarks on immigration reform pap member of the audience spoke up in the middle of the president's speech. hung is an undocumented south korean immigrant who attends uc, berkeley. he challenged the president's deportation policy. >> that's why we're here. >> p pl president, please use your executive order to halt deportation for all immigrants in this country right now. >> what we're -- >> please. you have power to stop deportation for all. >> actually i don't, and that's why we here here. >> i need your help. >> stop deportation! stop deportation! >> secret service agents were seen getting ready to remove protesters but president obama called them off. >> you guys don't need to go. let me finish. no, no, no. he can stay there. i respect the passion of these young people because they feel deeply about the concerns for thei
around this. we are feeling cautiously optimistic. >> thanks so much. >> thank you. first lady michelle obama and daughters sasha and malia got the christmas tree. first dog sunny and beau were on hand to greet the tree. >> it's about nine minutes after the hour and here's a look at the weather for your weekend. fter the hour. now here's a look at your weekend. >>> up next, now here's >> up next now here's a flies spend your holiday break from college. summer is right around the corner. meet a teenager who is going there on foot. you are watching cbs this morning saturday. hey! are you the new colgate® slimsoft™? your bristles are so slim! [ slimsoft ] my floss-tip™ bristles are up to 17x slimmer than other toothbrushes. they easily clean between teeth and along the gumline. wow! so slim! [ male announcer ] colgate® slimsoft™. floss-tip™ bristles for a deep clean. ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] at progresso, we believe the second chapter of your life should be just as bold as the first. try the new bold flavors of heart healthy soup from progresso. vo: it's that
's signal issues, that's your latest, back to you guys. >> liz thanks. >>> 6:02. happening today air force one will touchdown at sfo this morning as president obama makes a quick trip to the bay area and kpix 5 is live in chinatown now where the president will try to put the focus on immigration this morning. good morning, kate. >> reporter: good morning, frank. we're live at the betty ong recreation center where the president is expected to make remarks on immigration reform not to mention tap into the bay areas atm, but some of his supporters are not too excited to dig deep in their pockets. a steady stream of supporters line up 24 hours early for a chance to hear president obama speak. the presidents bay area public appearance is at the betty ong recreation center in chinatown today. the president will use this neighborhood of immigrants as a back drop for his renewed push on immigration reform. josh wolf says the chinatown location is perfect. >> our country is really built on immigrants and everyone's story is an immigrant story. >> it's a quick visit but some political pundants say i
are still in the clear. that's your latest traffic, back to you guys. >> elizabeth thank you. new this morning only four out of 10 americans say president obama can manage the federal government effectively. according to a new poll by cnn and orc international. the survey also shows 53% of americans believe that mr. obama is not honest and trustworthy. the shakey obamacare rollout is mostly responsible for those poll numbers but the president hopes to turn the tide by focusing on immigration. kpix5 is live in san francisco teen chinatown where president obama gives a speech on the issue. >> reporter: you're right, michelle. the president is expected to make remarks on immigration reform and pick up democratic campaign cash while in the bay area but some of his supporters say they aren't too excited to dig deep in their pockets. a steady stream of supporters line up 24 hours early for a chance to hear president obama speak. the presidents bay area public appearance is at the betty ong recreation center in chinatown today. the president will use this neighborhood of immigrants as a
students were expected to return from their trips yesterday. >> pelley: anna, thanks very much. as we said, it is all headed east. soaking rains are expected along the i-95 corridor tomorrow and wednesday with snow in northern new england. today president obama called this weekend's nuclear deal with iran a first step in preventing iran from building an atomic bomb. under this agreement, iran said that it won't expand its uranium enrichment for six months. it also agreed to new monitoring. in return, the u.s. and its allies will ease slightly some economic sanctions that have crippled the iranian economy. we have two reports on this tonight beginning with major garrett at the white house. major? >> reporter: scott, the white house got to work almost immediately on the next phase of these talks, the one december signed to end-- not merely halt-- iran's nuclear weapons program. at president obama's invitation, israel's national security advisor will travel to washington next week to play a key role in those negotiations. facing skepticism from congress and israel president obama defended the
thank you. the woman is in the hospital. her name though has not been released. >>> president obama is in southern california right now. it's the final day of his three day west coast trip. his scheduled stops today include glendale at dreamworks animation where he's expected to promote the economic policies and also attend a fundraiser at the los angeles home of marta kaufman the creator of "friends." the reception in san francisco was not completely warm. >> what i'd like to do -- [ people chanting ] how about -- these guys don't need to go. >> an immigration activist heckled the president during his speech yesterday. 22-year-old ju hong a recent uc berkeley graduate is an undocumented immigrant from south korea. he told kpix 5's joel vasquez why he confronted the president. >> we'll strengthen our families and most importantly -- we will live up -- most importantly we will live up to our character as a nation. >> i said mr. president, i need your help. i cannot celebrate thanksgiving week with my family members because of my immigration status. i told him please, use your executi
. >>> president obama made a stop at dreamworks studios in los angeles before leaving california today. he met with actor jim parsons from the big bang theory and comedian steve martin. he thanked the entertainment industry for in his worsd shaping a world of culture. >>> a bomb shell tonight from one of hollywood's biggest hit makers. brittany hopper on how a top producer became an israeli intelligence ajent. >> he's one of hollywood's biggest producers, but was he leading a double life? >> he's very mistierous exotic figure in hollywood. >> for 20 years, one of the most powerful movie producers in hollywood, born in israel, says he was also a leading israeli intelligence ajent. in a new interview broadcast in israel, a reporter asks about a 1983 instance where he reportedly used actor richard dreyfus to help shet up a meeting between an american nuclear scientist and israeli officials. he says everybody wants to meet a star, and that's how the meeting happened. a-list actor such as ben afflec and robert deniro heard the rumors but say they didn't care. >> i remember some point i had asked ab
Search Results 0 to 17 of about 18 (some duplicates have been removed)